Science Café

Oakland Building, First Floor

Regular Hours (Labor Day in September to Memorial Day in May):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Lunch begins at 11:00 AM.

Summer Hours (Memorial Day in May to Labor Day in September):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Lunch begins at 11:00 AM.

EZ Pizza

Oakland Building, First Floor

Regular Hours (Labor Day in September to Memorial Day in May):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Lunch begins at 11:00 AM.

Summer Hours (Memorial Day in May to Labor Day in September):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Lunch begins at 11:00 AM.

Fermentation Station

GROW Gallery

April Hours:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Summer Hours (May – September):
Sunday – Saturday: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Science at Sunset Hours:
Thursdays from June to August: 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM

The Loft

Oakland Building, Second Floor

Regular Hours (Labor Day in September to Memorial Day in May):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 4:15 PM*

Summer Hours (Memorial Day in May to Labor Day in September):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 5:15 PM*

*The Loft closes 15 minutes after the last OMNIMAX® Theater show begins.

ExploreStore

Oakland Building, First Floor

Find the perfect gift for budding scientists and seasoned science enthusiasts in the ExploreStore. This 4,000-square-foot gift shop offers a variety of apparel, educational products, games, and souvenirs.

Regular Hours (Labor Day in September to Memorial Day in May):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Summer Hours (Memorial Day in May to Labor Day in September):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Science at Sunset Hours:
Thursdays from June to August: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Build-A-Dino

Oakland Building, Lower Level

Build-A-Dino at the Science Center is the only location in St. Louis where visitors can make their very own “Best Friendosaur.” Kids young and old can choose a furry friend or dinosaur, add personality with a variety of outfits and accessories, and, most importantly, give it a heart.

Regular Hours (Labor Day to Memorial Day):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Summer Hours (Memorial Day to Labor Day):
Monday – Saturday: 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Sunday: 11:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Science at Sunset Hours:
Thursdays from June to August: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Plan Ahead

Some exhibits, attractions and spaces are occasionally closed to the public for programs, day camps, or special events. Please check out our daily schedule, or call 314.289.4400.